12 Fitness Gifts for Your Dude So You Can Hit The Gym Together


Couples who work out together stay together, right? Use the holidays as an excuse to buy your guy something that will motivate him to hit the gym with you. After all, they say one of the best ways to get excited about working out is getting new gear.

Bombas Men’s Ankle Classics Gift Box

Bombas Men’s Ankle Classics Gift Box

You know you’re an adult when you actually want new socks under the tree. This gift-ready four-pack has performance footbeds with padding and a blister pad (perfect for running and jumping). Bonus: For every pair purchased, a pair is donated to a homeless shelter.

($56; bombas.com)

Roots of Fight Tyson Catskill Shorts

Roots of Flight Tyson Catskill Shorts

These cotton sweat shorts are perfect for any strength-training day. He’ll love the fact that they honor a cultural boxing icon, which makes them cooler than other plain workout shorts.

($59.95, rootsoffight.com)

Lululemon Assert Backpack

Lululemon Assert Backpack

Pockets on pockets on pockets. This bag has a place for him to stash his wallet, keys, sunglasses, shoes, water bottle, and more. It even has a padded laptop sleeve in case he has to run to the office post-workout. The fabric is water repellant, so he won’t be able to use rain or snow as an excuse either.

($148; lululemon.com)

Rhone Sentry Bulldog Tank


The poly-spandex blend helps this tank keep its shape and quality workout after workout, wash after wash. It’s super lightweight and wicks sweat, so he won’t feel weighed down.

($54, rhone.com)

Reebok Print Smooth Clip Ultraknit

Reebok Print Smooth Clip Ultraknit

What guy wouldn’t love a pair of fresh new kicks? The foam in the midsole makes for a cushy feel, and the Ultraknit upper will allow his foot to move freely. They can be worn for light running or gym workouts, and with the low price point, you won’t have to break the bank buying him a kick-ass shoe.

($85; reebok.com)

Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro

Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro

He’ll love working out when he can see results. Samsung’s latest fitness watch can track swims as well as steps (it’s water resistant up to 50 meters), has a built-in GPS if he prefers pounding the pavement over hitting the gym, and can play Spotify playlists offline.

($199.99; samsung.com)

Hylete Icon II Quad-Blend Crew

Hylete Icon II Quad-Blend Crew

This stretchy, sweat-wicking tee will become one of your man’s workout wardrobe staples.

($40; hylete.com)

Optimum Nutrition Whey and Oats

Optimum Nutrition Whey and Oats

Fuel his workout with this supplement that combines both protein and oats in one tub.

($21.99; gnc.com)

Zeel Massage


There’s nothing better than a massage after a long week of workouts. Gift him one—or swing for a couple’s massage you can enjoy together. The masseurs will come to him, so his relaxed state won’t be ruined by post-massage transportation.

(prices vary; zeel.com)

Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones

Bose SoundSport Headphones

These wireless headphones are just that: completely wireless. They connect via Bluetooth to a phone or iPod, and he can play, pause, and change the volume directly on the buds. They’re water repellant too and have a fin connected to the nozzle, helping them stay put inside the ear, no matter how hard his workout is.

($249; amazon.com)

C9 Champion Long-Sleeve Tech T-Shirt

C9 Champion Men’s Long Sleeve Tech T-Shirt

Colder temps call for long sleeves. This breathable option has flat seams, so it feels comfy against his skin. Plus, the fabric features C9’s Duo Dry+ technology, which wicks moisture and is quick drying.

($14.99; target.com)

Second Skin Quatroflx Compression Tights

C9 Champion Men’s Long Sleeve Tech T-Shirt

Recovery is all the rage right now. These tights will help support his muscles during sweat sessions and speed up recovery post-workout.

($35; secondskin.com)

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